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More people to travel this summer

Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport has added new routes to domestic and overseas destinations this summer. Zhejiang Loong Airlines with the airport as its home base now operates flights to Harbin, Manchuria, Dandong, Anshan, Hohhot, Handan and Lanzhou in the northern...

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65 charging poles put to use in Xiasha District

Charging poles are common in developed countries but are still rare in Hangzhou except in few hotels and office buildings. Yesterday, 65 charging poles were put into service in Xiasha District. They can be found near Metro stations, parking lots,...

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Ice skating a good way to dodge heat

Children flock to skating rinks in Hangzhou to escape the heat wave that has grilled the city for nearly two weeks. Local forecasters said today’s temperature may reach 39 degrees Celsius and the hot weather will continue until the 13th...

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Super Typhoon Soudelor to Threaten China

Super Typhoon Soudelor in the western Pacific Ocean will continue to strengthen over the upcoming days, eventually threatening Taiwan and eastern China late this week. Soudelor, now located to the west of Guam and the northern Mariana Islands, will continue...

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China’s Latest U.S. Copy: Greenwich, Connecticut

In Hangzhou, a lush, green Chinese city outside of Shanghai, regional planners are developing an Asian-themed, slimmed-down version of Greenwich, Connecticut, that they hope will mimic its Western counterpart by becoming a hub for hedge funds and boutique brokerages. The...

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New truck eliminates curbside eyesores

A new type of garbage truck that has cartoons on its sides and plays music to signal its coming is making daily rounds in Xiacheng District. The truck stops at 12 locations on Wulin Road, Zhongshan Road, Zhonghe Road and...

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Sun Yang wins gold after 3-month ban

Sun Yang, the Hangzhou-born Chinese swimming star, reacts after winning a gold medal in men’s 400-meter freestyle event at the 16th FINA World Championships in Kazan, Russia yesterday. The defending Olympic champion finished in 3:42.58. It is his third world...

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Hot weather to end with coming typhoon

Hangzhou will continue to sizzle in temperatures up to 39 degrees Celsius for a few more days until a new typhoon arrives this Friday, local forecasters said. The city has been in the grip of a subtropical high for nearly...

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2015 Global Tour to Unveil the Charm of Hangzhou

After months of fierce competition from across the globe, two families stood out to be honored as the ambassadors for the 2015 Global Tour organized by Hangzhou Tourism Commission, a campaign to promote Hangzhou as an international travel destination after...